John Metcalf (1886 - 1969)

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John Metcalf
1886 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
John Metcalf was born on January 27, 1886. He died in March 1969 at age 83. We know that John Metcalf had been residing in Fresno, Fresno County, California 93725.


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John Metcalf passed away in March 1969 at 83 years of age. He was born on January 27, 1886. We have no information about John's immediate family. We know that John Metcalf had been residing in Fresno, Fresno County, California 93725.
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In 1886, in the year that John Metcalf was born, on October 28th, President Grover Cleveland officially dedicated the Statue of Liberty. A gift from France, the base for the statue had been built using donations from the American public. The unplanned but enthusiastic celebration after the dedication led to the first ticker tape parade.

In 1904, at the age of 18 years old, John was alive when the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

In 1915, by the time he was 29 years old, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1950, he was 64 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1969, in the year of John Metcalf's passing, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

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Esther Metcalf
Mar 4, 1922 - December 1984
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Apr 8, 1914 - Jul 9, 2001
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Hubert Metcalf
May 15, 1921 - November 1982
Barbara Metcalf
May 22, 1909 - April 1974
Chicago, Illinois
Floyd Metcalf
Nov 8, 1892 - September 1984
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Muriel A Metcalf
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